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Can Germany Create a Blueprint for the Developed World to Quit Coal?

Keeping carbon from coal out of our atmosphere is integral to solving the climate crisis. The entirety of the European Union represents one third of the amount of Earth warming gases and Germany is the largest EU economy. The country has led the way before on bold energy moves. It spearheaded an innovative nationwide solar […]

Last modified: February 7, 2020

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Solar panels on top of a home in London, UK

Why Solar Panel Installation is Booming in the UK

The solar panel industry in the UK has grown considerably over the last ten years and various green incentives have encouraged investment. The domestic market is thriving while the Government has been helping supermarkets and factories use valuable roof space to make electricity with commercial solar arrays. The prime mover for making domestic and commercial […]

Last modified: August 8, 2019

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The Obama Factor: What his administration may spell out for solar energy

We have a new president.  What’s that going to mean for the solar industry? Time will tell, but all signs point to “awesome.” For starters, the skids were greased before inauguration day. The surprising extension of the Federal Investment Tax Credit (ITC) for solar energy appended to the financial bailout bill was slated to disappear, […]

Last modified: January 25, 2009

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Turning back the clock on energy policy. Remember Jimmy Carter?

In a news conference early this week in a gloomy Rose Garden, President Bush argued the main reason gasoline prices were so high was a lack of domestic oil production. While his silly assertion was widely disputed by reputable sources on NPR, his claim got me to thinking, “what exactly was his stance on energy […]

Last modified: December 29, 2016

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Here’s why Germany rocks

The Germans don’t simply talk about integrating solar, wind, and biogas into their infrastructure. They actually are doing it. Learn how here.

Last modified: January 21, 2008

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Eliminating the need for fossil fuels with sunrays

Stumbling through documents regarding “feed-in tariffs” and solar legislation, I stumbled upon this incredible graphic. Those 6 little black dots represent the square land area required to completely satiate the entire world’s energy demands using photovoltaic cells. If it weren’t for big oil, lobbyists, corrupt leadership, and old money, I’d ask why we can’t just […]

Last modified: October 4, 2007

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